Press Releases

Press Releases

PARTNERS POINT ACCESS TEMPORARILY RESTRICTED FOR SAFETY DURING HAVASU RIVIERA CONSTRUCTION

The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Lake Havasu Field Office will temporarily restrict public access to “Partner’s Point” in order to ensure safety during construction associated with the Havasu Riviera project.
NAR

Statement from NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall about IRS Clarification on HELOC Deductions

National Association of Realtors® President Elizabeth Mendenhall, a sixth-generation Realtor® from Columbia, Missouri and CEO of RE/MAX Boone Realty, issued the following statement regarding the IRS announcement clarifying tax deductions taken on home equity loans, lines of credit or second mortgages
mic

Mice Are a Serious Issue in Canada: Here’s Why

Mice are a constant issue in Canadian homes and businesses, and it’s only been getting worse in the last few decades based on Power Pest Control. The main reason is simple: where you find people, you’ll find mice. Where you find large concentrations of people living in close quarters, you’ll find even more mice.

Long-Term Maintenance Projects to Invest In – Top 3 Picks

San Diego rental home or property is just as important as caring for the home you live in yourself. Whether you rent out a single-family home, multi-family or other investment property, maintenance is an important part of extending its life and helps avoid having to make major repairs.

Rhode Island Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking for Renovations at Oxford Place and Oxford Gardens

Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI 1st District) and Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza today joined RIHousing and nonprofit developer Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) along with supporters and residents at a ceremonial groundbreaking for renovations to take place at Oxford Place and Oxford Gardens affordable housing complex
Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI)

Investor Confidence Project Rolls Out Certification and Training Through GBCI

GBCI and the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) announced today that GBCI, the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green business industry performance and practice globally, is now administering certifications for commercial and multifamily projects pursuing the Investor Confidence Project’s (ICP) Investor Ready Energy Efficiency (IREE) certification.
NAHB

Apartment and Condominium Market Ends Fourth Quarter on a Positive Note

he Multifamily Production Index (MPI), released today by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), posted a gain of seven points to 53 in the fourth quarter of 2017. The MPI measures builder and developer sentiment about current conditions in the apartment and condominium market on a scale of 0 to 100.
WSSC

WSSC Commissioners Approve More Than $130 Million to Repair and Replace Aging Infrastructure

WSSC Commissioners today approved multiple contracts totaling more than $130 million to repair and replace aging water and sewer infrastructure throughout Montgomery and Prince George’s counties at their monthly meeting.
NAHB

Statement from NAHB Chairman Randy Noel on IRS Announcement Clarifying Tax Deduction for HELOCs

Randy Noel, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a custom home builder from LaPlace, La., issued the following statement regarding today’s IRS announcement clarifying tax deductions taken on home equity loans or home equity lines of credit
DCHFA

DCHFA Closes First HUD Level I 50/50 Risk Share Transaction by Financing the Preservation...

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) closed on its first U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Level I 50/50 Risk Share 542 (c) loan to finance the preservation of 176 affordable units at Woodmont Crossing Apartments (2327 Good Hope Road Southeast).
NAHB

Existing-Home Sales Slip 3.2 Percent in January

Existing-home sales slumped for the second consecutive month in January and experienced their largest decline on an annual basis in over three years, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All major regions saw monthly and annual sales declines last month.
NLIHC

Nine National Foundations Commit to Invest $4.9 Million in Campaign to Ensure all Americans...

Nine of the nation’s largest private foundations have joined forces in a commitment to end housing instability in America. The Annie E. Casey Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Ford Foundation, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, The JPB Foundation
SEIA

New Bill Aims to Give Calif. Businesses, Schools and Nonprofits More Access to Solar...

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) commended legislation filed in the California Legislature on Friday that would make it easier for businesses, schools, nonprofits and municipalities to access solar energy. In turn, this will help generate thousands of new jobs and millions of dollars of investment in the state.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Agrees To Uphold Rule Ensuring Access To...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently agreed to abandon its attempt to delay a federal rule designed to provide greater housing opportunities for low-income renters.  A federal court entered judgment in favor of plaintiffs represented by a coalition of civil rights organizations who filed suit against HUD last year.
NAHB

Housing Production Makes Healthy Gains to Start New Year

A surge in multifamily production pushed overall housing starts up 9.7 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.33 million units after an upwardly revised December reading, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Commerce Department

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Wals Homewood IL

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Walgreens...

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Walgreens property located at 820 183rd Street in Homewood, Illinois for $2,925,000. The 13,905 square foot Walgreens is positioned just off of the signalized intersection of 183rd Street and Halsted Street which experiences a combined traffic count of 52,300 vehicles per day.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Wals Homewood IL

The Boulder Group Arranges Sale of Single Tenant Net Leased Walgreens...

The Boulder Group, a net leased investment brokerage firm, has completed the sale of a single tenant net leased Walgreens property located at 820 183rd Street in Homewood, Illinois for $2,925,000. The 13,905 square foot Walgreens is positioned just off of the signalized intersection of 183rd Street and Halsted Street which experiences a combined traffic count of 52,300 vehicles per day.